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Porphyra tenuitasa E.Fukuhara

Publication details
Porphyra tenuitasa E.Fukuhara 1968: 52 (key), 74, 88, pl. 2, fig 3 (miscited 2); pl. 4, fig. 3

Published in: Fukuhara, E. (1968). Studies on the taxonomy and ecology of Porphyra of Hokkaido and its adjacent waters. Bulletin of the Hokkaido Regional Fisheries Research Laboratory 34: 40-99.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porphyra is Porphyra purpurea (Roth) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porphyra variegata (Kjellman) Kjellman

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Usu, Iburi prov., Hokkaido, Japan Type: March 4. 1963;

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Key references
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Created: 31 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 October 2008 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Shimizu, T. (1983). Taxonomic studies on Porphyra variegata (Kjellman) Hus and P. tenuitasa Fukuhara (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Japanese Journal of Phycology 31: 229-237.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2018.

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